Jacob Trussell

Jacob Trussell is a writer based in New York City. His editorial work has been featured on the BBC, NPR, Rue Morgue Magazine, Film School Rejects, and One Perfect Shot. He's also the author of 'The Binge Watcher's Guide to The Twilight Zone' (Riverdale Avenue Books). He is available to host your next spooky public access show. Find him on Twitter here: @JE_TRUSSELL (He/Him)
Adjani Possession

Isabelle Adjani is Not an Internet Meme

By Jacob Trussell 

We take a closer look at the most famous scene from Andrzej Żuławski’s ode to divorce, depression, and H.P. Lovecraft: ‘Possession’.

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‘The Twilight Zone’ Is The Original Binge Watch

By Jacob Trussell 

You’ve been binge watching the classic show before you even knew what binge watching was!

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The Powerful Presence of Pam Grier in ‘Jackie Brown’

By Jacob Trussell 

Absolute authenticity has always been the Blaxploitation legend’s greatest strength.

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Kim Hye-ja and The Multitudes Behind Bong Joon-ho’s ‘Mother’

By Jacob Trussell 

Kim Hye-ja’s titular character was decades in the making.

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The Original Oscar Winning Clown Prince of Crime

By Jacob Trussell 

We look back at what made Heath Ledger’s Joker so remarkable.

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The Movies Directed By John Carpenter, Ranked

By Jacob Trussell 

The Boo Crew ranks the films of the greatest living Master of Horror.

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Martin Scorsese Had The Hottest Take of 2019

By Jacob Trussell 

What can be learned about fan reaction from the famed director dunking on Marvel?

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The Decade Alejandro Jodorowsky Returned

By Jacob Trussell 

Why did it take the acid auteur 23 years to make a new movie?

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The Horror Legacy of Rudy Ray Moore

By Jacob Trussell 

Let’s not forget the gonzo macabre films from the man behind ‘Dolemite.’